School Social Worker salary in the United States

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Based on 3,014 income tax records
Average salary by age
How much do School Social Workers make?
The average total salary for a School Social Worker is $52,500 per year. This is based on data from 3,014 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as School Social Worker and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. School Social Worker salary can vary between $21,500 to $90,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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School Social Worker salary by location

School Social Worker salary by company

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The City Of New York, Kings County, NY
15 income tax records
$23K – $107K
Los Angeles Unified School District, Los Angeles County, CA
12 income tax records
$24K – $83K
Chicago Public Schools, Cook County, IL
51 income tax records
$24K – $104K
Milwaukee Public Schools, Milwaukee County, WI
27 income tax records
$50K – $85K
Wake County Public School System, Wake County, NC
18 income tax records
$21K – $71K
Hillsborough County Public Schools, Hillsborough County, FL
21 income tax records
$19K – $70K
FrankCrum, Jefferson County, CO
10 income tax records
$17K – $54K

School Social Worker demographics in United States

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55% are single
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45% are married
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45% have kids
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58% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for School Social Workers in United States

3,014 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a school social worker in the United States is $52,500 per year. School social worker salaries in the United States can vary between $21,500 to $90,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 3,014 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as school social worker.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for school social workers in the United States: The City of New York ($90,000 a year), Los Angeles Unified School District ($75,500 a year), and Chicago Public Schools ($64,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for school social workers in the United States: San Francisco Metro Area, CA ($79,000 a year), Seattle Metro Area, WA ($71,500 a year), and San Diego Metro Area, CA ($71,000 a year).
Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.